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Chart House

201 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-4022
+1 941-383-5593
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“prime rib” (57 reviews)
“lava cake” (28 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
201 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-4022
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

To start, we had a 4pm reservation and we still had to wait 15 min for the table to be "prepared" even though they weren't busy at all. Next, we were seated under an AC vent that dripped condensation on my sister's face and place...More

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great view, good happy hour. Slow service. Food was served cold and overcooked. Won't be going back for dinner.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were in the area and have been a long time LSC member always loving CH. We stopped by for a light bite on our way to back to Naples. We sat a bar table like we usually do in a CH...More

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 1 week ago

The salad bar is still nice and the server KRISTINA was great THE MEAT was the problem next time we will order fish.

Thank phil B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must place to go on Longboat Key. The food was delicious and the service impeccable. We would definitely recommend this place for any occasion. The waiter was friendly and very attentive.

Thank TSierer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Based on reputation & location we chose the Chart House to celebrate our 1 year anniversary. Our reservation was for 6:45 pm and arrived early to have a appetizer & cocktail at the bar. We ordered 2 cocktails & the beef carpaccio at 6:24 and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We definitely will not be going back to this restaurant as their food and service is below even a one out of a five star rating for its terrible service and the food was very bad!!

Thank jen0ne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have visited the Chart House at 201 Gulf of Mexico Drive on Longboat Key on several occasions over the years. Until recently, however, we didn't realize it was part of a high-end restaurant chain that opened in 1961 and has grown...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having been to other Chart House rstrs, we thought we knew what this one would be. We were very happily surprised that it is open to the inlet that opens to the ocean. We came early and discovered the early evening pricing. Really nice dinner,...More

Thank LWG61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We never miss the opportunity to enjoy dinner at Chart House on Longboat Key. This time it was early bird. Service is exceptional and salad bar is extensive, including caviar. Food prepared with precision. Have never had a bad meal here. Gorgeous views and convenient...More

Thank Lisa H
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Jerry S
May 23, 2017|
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Response from Howard W | Reviewed this property |
They do. Very nice selection
Stephen H
February 27, 2017|
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Response from Lennie_19 | Reviewed this property |
I wear shorts to this restaurant...no cut-off's, etc. During past 5-6 visits, probably 50% of gents wore shorts. This IS Florida so shorts are acceptable almost anywhere, including the Chart House. Be comfy, be casual... More
November 30, 2016|
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Response from Renee R | Reviewed this property |
yes open xmas and have great specials
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-4022
    (Longboat Club)
  • Public Transportation: In front of restaurant on Gulf of Mexico Drive
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Longboat Key
  • Phone Number: +1 941-383-5593
Located just west of Sarasota on beautiful Longboat Key, Chart House boasts a dramatic interior décor that almost outshines its stunning view of the Gulf of Mexico. Combine the extraordinary setting with outstanding cuisine, & it’s not hard to see why this tropical retreat is a longtime favorite. Since 1961, Chart House has been dedicated to providing the ideal dining experience. With 29 historic, waterfront & showcase locations across the U.S., Chart House offers spectacular views & exceptional service that you’re sure to enjoy. From signature fish specialties and seafood to succulent steaks, our renowned chefs have tailored a menu to complement local cuisine while introducing a hint of the exotic. Choose from our famous entrées such as Macadamia Crusted Mahi, Miso Glazed Salmon & our slow-roasted Prime Rib. We also offer a daily selection of fresh fish, an extensive collection of fine wines and our famous Hot Chocolate Lava Cake. Fabulous happy hour and patio!
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